Sulya is a Block located in Dakshina Kannada district in Karnataka. Positioned in rural region of Karnataka, it is one of the 5 blocks of Dakshina Kannada district. As per the government records, the block code of Sulya is 133. The block has 40 villages and there are total 27880 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Sulya 's population is 125269. Out of this, 62428 are males whereas the females count 62841 here. This block has 12375 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 6264 are boys and 6111 are girls.
Literacy rate in Sulya block is 77%. 97014 out of total 125269 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 81% as 51128 males out of total 62428 are educated while female literacy rate is 73% as 45886 out of total 62841 females are educated in this Block.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Sulya block is 22%. Here 28255 out of total 125269 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 18% as 11300 males out of total 62428 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 26% and 16955 out of total 62841 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of occupied people of Sulya block is 61504 however 63765 are non-working. And out of 61504 employed person 705 individuals are fully reliant on cultivation.